On the evening of December 2, nearly the entire nation of Venezuela went dark in the second massive power outage to take place in less than a year. Rather than take responsibility for the failures of the state-owned electric company, socialist president Nicolas Maduro instead told the Venezuelan people to "be strong against this electrical war that fascists have declared against our people."
The Blues are back at home tonight to face the Toronto Maple Leafs. St. Louis is coming off a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets Tuesday night. Former Leaf Alexander Steen is lighting it up for the Blues, and, with 21, currently has the second-most goals in the NHL this season. The Maple Leafs are 16-13-and-3 after falling to the Kings at home last night.